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FOX
Jul 22, 2011 6:00am EDT
chenevey. >> i'm wisdom martin. the big story is the extreme heat. we are used to handling hot weather around here but this stuff is downright dangerous. in the last two days, d.c. fire and ems crews have seen a 25% increase in calls with about 300 people being if prance poured to the --- transported to the hospital each day. >>> when you walk outside at 2:00 or 3:00 in the morning when we get ready to come to work and it is sweltering already, you just know that the rest of the day is going to be let's just call it challenging. >> when you get in the car, man, it is not pleasant. it will be a tough day, folks. we do have the excessive heat warping in effect. we have a code red air koala letter in effect from unhealthy air quale and it will just be problematic. you want to limit your time outdoors and stay indoors in air conditioning as much as you can. if the power is out at your house, go for a mall or movie theater or something like that. here we go. this is the excessive heat warping. it goes into effect at 10:00 a.m. this morning and will are main in effect for 10:00 p.m. tonight.
CBS
Jul 22, 2011 6:00am EDT
's gun and fragments hit his hip. it was a big gun, it could have wiped us all out. >> you don't feel safe any more. >> reporter: he was not linked to the original call for help. he saw this as a opportunity to strike. >> he had some large hatred towards the police officers. what we know is that he was incredibly mad at the police department. >> reporter: his exgirlfriend says he's in the u.s. army, stationed in kansas and he recently returned to baltimore. the police tracked him down thursday. they found pieces of the rifle in his car and house. >> reporter: he's awaiting a bail review. >> the officer is home from being treated at shock trauma. >>> your next trip from expedia and more sites could cost more. you could be taxed on the full price of the hotel room, instead of the half price you pay. >>> the industry is going to pay on the cut, cap and balance deal. it's not expected to pass. don't forget, the president is going to be at the university of college park for a town hall meeting. vic carter will be there, too. >>> a game changing day at the pentagon. they'll talk about the r
FOX
Jul 22, 2011 6:00am EDT
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FOX
Jul 22, 2011 5:00am EDT
with big name brands like jeep. they say their business model isn't based solely on booking trips but more on hyper targeted ads. >> in the future, maybe as more people know the wander fly name, as more people trust it, maybe it will sort of lean a little more towards booking at that point. but right now, we are working more with brands and advertisers. >> reporter: in new york, i'm christina scotty. >>> 5:00 straight up right now. wouldn't that be some nice relief, a little water out there to cool you down although they might not like you jumping in the fountain this morning. you might want to. 86degrees on this friday morning. thank you for being with us nice and early. 5:00 a.m. right now. i'm steve chenevey. >> i'm wisdom martin. welcome to fox 5 morning news. i just got back from outside so i can verify that it is extremely hot outside. >> yeah. nothing like starting the day at 5:00 in the morning at 86 degrees with a heat index of 90. it will be a tough day. you all know that at this point. good morning. let's jump right in and show you the forecast for today and what is happening r
NBC
Jul 22, 2011 6:00am EDT
stovall. thank you for joifpk us for 11 news today. >> our big story this morning, definitely the heat. ava, my goodness. when you think it can't get any hotter, the answer is? >> yes. yes. but the good news is it's not going to last as long as it has over the midwest. but the second thing is this is the hottest time of the year. we do start to cool back down mid august. >> we hope. >> so there's good news. it's what normally happens. so we'll beholding out for that. we do still have dangerous heat warnings across the state as the heat index could be up near 115 when you factor in that humidity. upper 90's to near 104. it was 103 at the inner harbor yesterday. weaver expecting 101 -- we're expecting 101 at the airport. now let's head to kim with the traffic. >> good morning. we have one problem spot to talk about. fire activity blocking hilton street between frederick and use pulaski to get around that. 62 miles per hour by the beltway and four minutes on 95 north between 100 heading towards the city. 895 northbound between the harbor tunnel and toll plaza, 295 on the north side lookin
CBS
Jul 22, 2011 6:00pm EDT
no major problems with power right now. and we're not expected to break a record. but big problems are on the track. we have reports of people stranded without air conditioning, on marc trains. there have been power problems. and they're single tracking between here and washington. also, there's an amtrak train that is stalled near new carrollton right now, with 400 people on board. thankfully, though, the air conditioning on that train is working. >> reporter: the sun beat down. baking maryland in record- breaking heat. >> a big, hot wet blanket. >> like i'm in a bowl of hot pea soup. >> feels closer to 114. >> bge, allowed wjz inside its electrical operations control room. the number in red is how many megawatts of power is being used. it's 5500 on a typical day. >> he's not seeing any significant problems. there's been some heat-related problems in what we do in advance of really hot weather. we'll put more resources in the field so they can more quickly respond to power outages. >> reporter: marc train operators are monitoring for problems, after dozens of people were stranded
CBS
Jul 22, 2011 6:00am EDT
. we'll start in the shower. no need to spend big money on salon shampoos or name brand body washes. you're paying more for the frig rance and beauty experts will tell you the scents get washed down the drain. as long as the shower supplies have the soap they need, any brand is going to keep you clean. conditioner, that's another story entirely. ladies don't, get mad at me. now, we're moving to the medicine cabinet. pick any generic medication. over-the-counter generics do the same job as the name brand but they also save you money. products like aspirin and ibuprofen. they have simple recipes so the name brand is going to cost you 40% more. 40% more! another place to avoid name brands, household cleansers. we have a variety of spray bottles but in reality, you only need one. as long as you have the all- purpose cleaner, you're all set. some specialists say as long as you have vinegar and water, you don't need chemicals. they say that's the best way to keep the windows squeaky-clean. the candle industry, it makes billions. the smell may be great but do you really need the $25 candle
ABC
Jul 22, 2011 2:05am PDT
mmm. oh gosh. oh dear. big deal. you're delicious. so what. i've got news for you. there's no such thing... ...as a bear sheriff. you think i'm afraid of u? hey what? you don't have to be mean to the cake.i do. you don't. i do. just eat yoplait light. they have great flavors like... boston cream pie, raspberry cheesecake. even though i work here, i've lost weight. wow. yeah. carry on. (announcer) 28 delicious flavors at around 100 calories each. >> i'm about to really embarrass my wife. oprah: uh-huh. >> and my friend here. i have seen "the color purple," which you should've got an oscar for in 1984--i have seen it 55 times, and i want to do a little part for you. i know you remember this. [laughter] >> but here it goes. i said, "if i ever get to meet her"--and i made a dream come true. and if i can take a few minutes of your time... oprah: you are the first white man i've seen do it, though. [laughter and applause] >> and i hope i can get a hug from this. i hope i can get a hug after you see this. oprah: ok. >> you told harpo to beat me. all's my life i hads to fight. i
NBC
Jul 21, 2011 11:00pm EDT
officer was shot on the job, the commissioner announces an arrest. that is the big story tonight. a tip from the community to track down 20-year-old che jordan. >> he is charged in the shooting that injured an officer tuesday night. did police mention a motive in this case? >> that are still trying to figure it out. they are trying to figure out why a gunman would pull that trigger. they do know the suspect was mad at the city police department. >> his eyes were rolling in the back of his head. i saw it. >> moments after the officer was shot, 815-year-old captain company and tell -- a 15 year- old helped keep him company. the police officer was shot while responding to a domestic dispute around 11:30 tuesday. neighbors say this house made the call. >> i do not know what happened. >> the officer was settling the domestic dispute and was shot with an assault rifle similar to this one. >> it was a big gun. >> even with the advanced ballistic capability of our soft body armor, it would have been a challenge to stop those rounds. it is a miracle that our officer was not more seriously injure
ABC
Jul 21, 2011 11:00pm EDT
the bullet had hit. >> he had a big old hole in the gun, he never really got shot though, just got grazed i guess. >> police say the bullet was fired from a high-powered assault rifle. they confirmed if the round had hit an inch or two away in any direction the officer could have been killed. >> hitting his service weapon was just, you know, an incredible coincidence that frankly probably saved his life. >> this morning police got a tip from a resident that led them back to cook's lane. after a brief chase they took this man into custody. 20-year-old shea jordan. they also found the disassembled pieces of that assault rifle. police sources tell them jordan is an army veteran with tours of duty in iraq. >> he walked up to my door, you don't feel safe any more, with somebody. but knowing he is off the street i feel a lot better. >> they have not confirmed his status as a veteran and have not said why they believe he shot at the officer. >> what we're sure of is he had no love lost for the baltimore police department. >> the officer was treated and released from shock trauma. shea jordan is ch
ABC
Jul 22, 2011 6:30am EDT
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FOX
Jul 22, 2011 7:00am EDT
, they are unhappy. it's not so much that they are unhappy with the deal but how the deal was presented. the big things have been agreed upon, talking about the cb a being ten years, no 18-game schedule. $120 million in a salary cap that the owners will agree they will, in fact, pay. they are not going to hoard it but give it to players salaries. but things look good. but let's hear what roger goodell had to say and conversery dap snyder. >> we crafted a long-term agreement that will be good for the game of football, for the players, for the clubs and most importantly good for our game. >> i think that's a win-win for both sides. my personal perspective, we're going to play football. that's a win-win. >> one-win for both sides spoken by one side. egos are going to be involved. do the players feel pressured here? >> yes the players feel like they're going to be paint neighborhood a corner. look at this tweet put out by the redskins' players rep. he feels tubed, hood winged. there winked. there are some egos that need to be massaged here. i think it's going to get done today. maybe i'm naive. i th
NBC
Jul 22, 2011 5:00am EDT
are running fine. >> our big story this morning, an arrest in the shooting of a bat more city police officer. >> police say a trip helped track down 20-year-old shane jordan who police say shot and injured the officer. details on the suspect. >> we told him to keep his eyes open. his eyes was rolling in the back of his head. >> moments after a baltimore ploifer was shot, he kept him company. >> why did you decide to go help him? >> he was by himself. >> the unidentified police officer was shot while responding to a domestic dispute around 11:30 tuesday night. >> neighbors say this house made that call. >> while the officer was settling the domestic dispute he was shot by this assault rifle. >> even with the vanced ballistic capability, it would have been a challenge to stop those rounds. it's a miracle that our officer was not more seriously injured or someone else in that block. >> the five-year police veteran was treated and released and is expected to be ok. 20-year-old shea jordan was in a car with a scope and rifle and jordan has since been charged with attempted murderer and other char
CBS
Jul 22, 2011 7:00am EDT
the humidity and heat the horses are still breezing. they are just getting light exercise before the big day. they do it in the absence of any weather breeze, if you can believe it. the expected high is 95. the heat index, 98. officials say, no matter what, the horses will run. opening day at america's oldest sporting venue is a summertime ritual. this year the heat wave blanketing much of the country could threaten that tradition. racetrack officials are monitoring conditions and expect the races to go on as planned despite a predicted heat index of 100 degrees. races have been postponed only once before due to hot weather, during the summer of 2006. all along the east coast, people trying to enjoy the dog days of summer are feeling the heat. in outdoor rock concert in new jersey preventative cooling measures like sprinklers and slip and slides couldn't keep nearly 100 people from being treateded for heat exhaustion. at least one person was take ton the hospital. in the nation's capital it felt like 112 degrees thursday. paramedics were called to treat at least two people who collapsed on s
ABC
Jul 22, 2011 2:35am EDT
the belmont. forget all about those races. >> who cares about the triple crown when this weekend is the big wiener dog race. racing event in your hometown of seattle. they held some qualifiers yesterday ahead of the big showdown tomorrow. oh yeah. >> you don't mess with the weiner. the winning dog's owner gets cool prizes including a weekend away with their hot dog, you get to bring the wiener dog. what? >> i'm sorry. it's clearly friday here. have you ever owned a wiener dog, messed with a wiener dog? >> i would get a dachshund. i do like those dogs. >> she's pushing me to get one. >> little long-haired dachshunds, they're supposed to be great dogs. you lot of the westies. >> i like little dogs, i'm one of though those. don't likekehe purse dogs but i like -- >> a little wiener. we'll be back with more "world news now" right after this. [ male announcer ] every day, thousands of people are choosing advil. my name is lacey calvert and i'm a yoga instructor. if i have any soreness, i'm not going to be able to do my job. but once i take advil, i'm able to finish out strong. it really works! [
ABC
Jul 22, 2011 5:30am EDT
, florida is the least walkable city especially in july. >>> coming, the big day for opponents of the don't ask, don't tell policy. what's happening on capitol hill that has many of them cheering. >> reporter: when police are in the building being you expect them to do their job. i am linda so. why one baltimore city cop is accused of abusing his power. [ dog barking ] mom! breakfast? in this house? in the morning i can use all the help i can get. that's why i love nutella, a delicious hazelnut spread that's perfect on multigrain toast and even whole-wheat waffles. it's a quick and easy way to give my family a breakfast they'll want to eat. and nutella is made with simple, quality ingredients, like hazelnuts, skim milk and a hint of cocoa. they love the taste and i feel good that they're ready to tackle the day. ♪ nutella. breakfast never tasted this good. >>> welcome back on this friday morning. we expect our police officers to protect us and trust us and we trust them to do the right thing. today inia baltimore city cop will be in court on the wrong side of the law. linda so is live a
ABC
Jul 22, 2011 6:00am EDT
killed. luckily the round penetrated something else that saved his life. >> a big hole in the gun that's all it was it. and he had a wealth right here. he never get shot, though. just got grazed i guess. >> reporter: he found a disassembled assault rifle. he is being held without bond. the police officer was treated and released from shock trauma hours after the shooting. >>> today a baltimore city cop accused of operating a drug ring will go to court for a bond hearing. daniel redd was arrested earlier this week for alleged participation in a heroin organization. now an affidavit says he got the heroin from a supplier in africa. the document goes onto say he was in police uniform armed with a handgun while conducting thetransaction at work. >>> an update this morning on the baltimore journalist missing in libya. matthew vandyke's mother and dutch ruppeersberger reports two independent sightings of vandyke in the tripoli prison. they are working to confirm the sightings. he disappeared in march a week after going toly yeah to write about the uprising. >>> news time 6:05. the latest on
ABC
Jul 22, 2011 5:00pm EDT
months ago. he says it will be a big part of his legislation. churches won't be performed to -- won't be required to perform ceremonies. it will affect families and equal rights. other states found a way to protect the fundamental beliefs. therefore, in the 2012 legislative session, i'm sponsor the legislation that protects the religious freedom and marital equality rights equally under the law. >> now, as you may recall, they passed the senate and stalled in the house of delegates. >>> thank you. 17 years after it went into effect, the pentagon is repealing the don't ask, don't tell policy. this comes two weeks after they were told that ending the ban wouldn't affect readiness. president obama certified the change that will be in effect in 60 days. there's opposition that worry it could erode troupe cohesion >>> new york is the 6th state to allow same sex marriage. it's good for the local economy they say. massachusetts allowed same sex marriage since 2004. it's contributed $100 million to the economy. weddings boost hotels and tourism industry. also, it helps real estate. same sex
ABC
Jul 22, 2011 6:00pm EDT
, it will be a big boost in momentum for us. >> reporter: the legislation passed the senate and it stalled in the house of delegates. >>> now, the state gnat ma -- the state senate leader majority spoke out against same sex marriage. she says that government says marriage is a man and woman, it should stay that way. gay couples can have civil marriage. many believe this legislation threatens the institution of the traditional family. >>> this police chief the retiring. he was chief of the baltimore county department for several years. o'malley says that the chief will replace him on august 1st. >>> well, he was arrested in south carolina last month after reportedly ripping off seniors in a paving scam. . now, he'll make his way back to maryland for similar charges. >> he was picked up in south carolina back on june 28th. we told you about that then. now, he's facing charges in anne arundel county. the state's attorney's office says he'll be brought back on august 13th. last month, he was wanted for running a paving scam, often targeting seniors. he would reportedly go door to door, offeri
CBS
Jul 22, 2011 5:00am EDT
or click today. >>> here comes a big spaceship. your weather first time now. >> inundated by heat and humidity by another planet. >> 86 degrees. >> heat index is 97. it will be 102, 103 this afternoon. >> but it feels like -- >> it is hot! it is pretty miserable out there. today and tomorrow, will also be a couple more miserable days. excessive heat warning today and tomorrow and today on top of it all, air quality has gone from code orange to code red. it is unhealthy for everybody. limit your time outside. don't mow the lawn. try to gas up after dark or before sunrise. and drive throughs, don't do them. turn your car off, don't waste the gas. here is a look at the day planner on this really sticky, steamy friday morning. by 8:00, we'll already be in the upper 80s. anybody want to eat out on the patio? unless you have one of the misters, i don't think it is going to happen today. we're in the lower 100s. the record at national is 103. the record at dulles is 98. that one i believe will fall. there is also a threat, not a high enough one for most of us. a threat for a thunderstorm
NBC
Jul 22, 2011 5:00pm EDT
. >> there really is. and this is really cool. we had a big-time thunderstorm, a severe thunderstorm up around the haguerstown area. that thunderstorm has completely died out. but it septembnt out a boundary cooled us down by about 10 to 15 degrees. let's show you outside right now, where we have rain across the area. you can see very hazy around the washington, d.c. area, but it is cooler out there right now. many locations, digital doppler radar right now showing you where the rain is. we do have some rain back to the west around shenandoah county. that's a severe thunderstorm. these are big-time storms here. another severe thunderstorm warning now that includes clark county and fauquier. and we had a severe thunderstorm around fairfax county but that died out. and now a new storm has developed, and it's all along this boundary. i want you to focus. see this line right here? you can actually see it making its way down across the area. it came through leesburg, 102. next hour, 93. it came through the washington, d.c. area, it was 102 here at our studio. outside right now, 94 degrees. so about
FOX
Jul 22, 2011 5:00pm EDT
, but it has a big footprint. it's touching those counties in some places. we have more storms back out to the west. this will go until 5:30. frederick, virginia. warren county and those under the severe thunderstorm warning until 5:30. this was a storm i was just showing you on max hd radar. as we zoom in a little bit. this is to the northwest of the beltway in great falls right along the river there. you can see getting a healthy dose and this is drifting toward mcarthur boulevard. we can see the street level view. we take you back out 66 because between winchester and front royal, is this a severe thunderstorm, too. the drift on this storm has been basically to the west and it's not moving very quickly and as we use the radar to look at these, that storm is getting a pretty healthy updraft. the other storm is a very strong updraft as well. all these storms about equally as strong. the possibility of hail and very high, gusty winds approaching 50 to 60 miles per hour. but most importantly, it looks like they are trying to bring some cooling relief. we'll send it back out to shawn and
NBC
Jul 22, 2011 7:00am EDT
while. right now here's that big upper level ridge, but we're getting a little cooler air coming in. this, though, back in canada, this is where the real relief comes. as we move into the early part of next week, by tuesday, the heat breaks in the north east. seasonal in the mid atlantic states. unfortunately for our friends in the south and the southwest and gulf koes coast the heat goes on. >> thank you very much. we'll get the rest of the fra forecast coming up. but let's turn to the idea of how dangerous the temperatures are. we're have dr. nancy snyderman with more tips. just remind us. >> the heat wave like this, elderly and the very young people with breathing conditions. but right now, frankly, everyone is at risk. it's a reminder that as many people die of heat-related illnesses than all the natural disasters. number one thing, ann, is called heat stroke. that's where you're literally, your core body temperature goes high, up to 103 degrees. you stop sweating. your skin turns hot, red and dry. h is a medical emergency. you take the cooler and dump the ice on them. >> it's h
FOX
Jul 22, 2011 9:00am EDT
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NBC
Jul 22, 2011 12:00pm EDT
leaders must strike a deal today that is big and meaningful, went that includes the revenue raises that some republicans are calling tax increases. at this hour, president obama is addressing the debt crisis at a town hall meeting right here in maryland. it kicked off at 11:00 a.m. at the coliseum at the university of maryland college park. our reporter is there. we will have a report tonight on 11 news at 5:00 in a 6:00. how does the absence of a working mom in the home affect her children? we will look at new research. plus, some extra money in the struggling economy could be as close as your driveway. we will explain in this afternoon's consumer alert. but, first -- >> there is an urgency to this. we want to have a full 2011 season that includes the four preseason games, and we're up against a wall. >> owners say they're ready for some football, the players say, hold on a minute. the latest in the talks to end switching to progressive could mean hundreds more in your wallet year after year. feed me! saving you money -- now, that's progressive. call or click today. >> a report th
CBS
Jul 21, 2011 11:00pm EDT
the officer's gun but fragments hit his hip. >> it's such a big gun. it could have wiped us all out. >> reporter: police say jordan lives near the scene but he was not linked to the original call for help. that he simply saw the scene as an opportunity. >> reporter: he elected to fire shots. what we know for certain is that he was incredibly mad at the police department. >> reporter: jordan's exgirlfriend tells wjz he's in the u.s. army and that he recently returned to baltimore. police tracked him down at home thursday after the tip came from the neighborhood. they found pieces of the dismantled rifle in his car and house. >> reporter: live at police head headquarters. >>> the officer involved was treated and recented. >>> a high school basketball star was killed in an accident. shot in the chest yesterday in brooklyn. police believe he and appear friend had about -- and a friend had been playing with a gun. >>> a baltimore journalist missing in libya has been spotted. he may be inside a prison hundreds of miles from where he disappeared. more developments and the search for matthe
CBS
Jul 22, 2011 5:00pm EDT
water. >> reporter: and big electricity users like the university of maryland baltimore are being asked to cut down on their electricity usage. and health officials are also making door-to-door visits to the elderly. reporting live from druid hill park, mike hellgren, wjz eyewitness news. >> and be sure to stay with wjz and wjz.com for the latest on the record-breaking heat. just the first warning weather forecast, 24 hours a day on our website. >>> our other big story today, president obama comes to maryland to make his case to raise the debt limit. wjz has complete coverage of the president's visit. vic carter spent the day in college park. and jessica kartalija has more from the college campus. he has the president's message as the deal creeps closer. good afternoon, vic. >> hi, kai. the president came with a lot already. he's managing wars and conflict in iraq, afghanistan, and libya. and here's at home -- here at home, he's locked into the battle every on the debt ceiling and adding to the budget. after that, he came directly to hear from voters and their concerns and how they run
ABC
Jul 22, 2011 7:00am EDT
. as the heat moved east. >> takes your breath away. >> reporter: the big apple is on the broiler with heat indexes soaring to 110 degrees. the statue of liberty's crown closed to visitors. in chicago, parents were steamed over a local summer school without air-conditioning. >> they deserve to come here comfortably to learn. >> reporter: in detroit, the city started rolling power blackouts. it's just before 2:00 in new york and the air temperature is 94. add in the humidity and heat index is 107. as anybody in the city knows it's hotter on the pavement. this reading 113. at a new york city subway station we found temperatures over 95 degrees. this dry cleaner's was sweltering over 100 degrees and in times square, the bright lights turned off to save power. within five minutes i already developed a full sweat. the kind of heat that can have a real physical impact. let's bring in dr. besser and test some folks out. >> i already feel my pulse is racing. that's what we'll see here. sure enough we found dave solal delivering water. >> can i take your pulse? >> water he could have used in this he
MSNBC
Jul 22, 2011 11:00am EDT
here about a potential big deal, something that would reduce the deficit by $3 to $4 trillion over the next decade and under that plan you would see some cuts to discretionary spending right up front. then changes to entitlements, things like medicare and social security kick in a little later and also some changes to the tax code that would kick in later, things like rolling back tax breaks for wealthy americans and large corporations. now we're also hearing about the possibility of getting rid of that deduction for home mortgage interest. here's what's interesting, thomas. to your point earlier in the week, republicans were really upset over the possibility of changing the tax code, potentially increasing taxes. well, yesterday it was democrats who were concerned about the possibility that the president was maybe giving in on entitlement reform and not insisting on enough changes to the tax code. white house officials insist that is not the case. they say the president is dedicated to making sure that there is new revenue from changes to the tax code. so that's where we stand rig
FOX
Jul 22, 2011 5:00am EDT
's going to be such a big school year. your kids will each take care of our class hamsters, lewis & clark. then i'll tell them the story of pluto, the sad little planet that was. i'll introduce them to some new friends, the fractions and some cold blooded ones, the dinosaurs. [sfx: dinosaur growl] clark! anyway, here's what they'll need: markers, scissors, crayons pencils, folders, juice boxes, pretzel sticks, glue sticks, tape that sticks, and glitter. so much glitter. school takes a lot. target has it all. 3 &&pthe world faces ,3&ppinanccal problems... but innesttrs rr gettingggreen.. and as aaaa shapiio reports... thh goovrnment ii sellingg t's last stakks in chrysler. chrysler. investtos making oney...as 3 as governments n europe andd ammrrccaseem to be makkng progress on ebt deals. 3& puuting ttee wiihhchryslerrthe 3 remaining stake in he -3 auttmaker toonew owner fiat -- for more than half a billion buckk lent to the old chhyyler. aaerica's wo laagest ccmpaaies that mmnage hooking up.exppess cripts buying rivaa medcc for 29 stock..he nee commany will pouuhly
NBC
Jul 22, 2011 5:00am EDT
at dallas, texas, at 91. phoenix, 94 degrees. worst right here so many of the big cities. because of that we're under an excessive heat warning throughout the area today. maybe just a little cooler back to the west around hagerstown, martinsburg, and winchester but not by a whole lot. temperatures running in the upper 90s to around 100 degrees. here's a look at your day sweltering today. 98 to 102 the air temperature. for the evening cooling down a little bit, 97 to 90 degrees. could have an isolated storm coming your way, your four day forecast. there's the end in sight, 94 for sunday. we'll get some storms. it will still be sticky. monday, tuesday, wednesday, thursday of next week lower humidity. danella? >> good morning. >>> taking a look at our roadways, let's start out with local bridges. woodrow wilson bridge looks good. 11th street, sousa bridge, checked them all. they look good. here's a look at the key bridge. so far it's a great time to be on the roadways. i know it's hot. get out early and avoid traffic and avoid the massive heat coming later today. and a look at the american legi
NBC
Jul 22, 2011 4:00pm EDT
years with no opt-out clause. but no deal could be a big deal when it comes to lost money for both sides. >> the real losses will start in the next couple days if they can't get this deal done. >> reporter: while fans say for every day this goes on, they're the ones who are really paying. >> oh, yeah. ready for some football. >> all right, the first preseason game, the august 7th exhibition hall of fame game, has been cancelled. if the two sides do reach a deal by tuesday, no other game should be affected. on capitol hill, kristen dahlgren, news4. >>> when news4 at 4:00 continues, imagine dropping 1 million bucks worth of wine. a beg big mess. we'll tell you about it, coming up. ♪ >>> and singer brian mcknight has a new album out. he's actually performing live here tonight. i had a chance to talk to him today. we'll hear from him next. >>> plus, comedian and host of "the marriage ref" tom papa joins us next. >>> kate middleton's dress will ♪ this is me ♪ i write the songs i try to be be right ♪ >>> the album is called "just me" and joining us today is brian mcknight, a familiar f
NBC
Jul 22, 2011 5:00pm EDT
if moms work during the earlier. >> now, your forecasts. >> of the big weather news is the temperature outside. there is rain that brought a few people some of leave. there were some pretty strong storms that have pretty well diminished. that is all that is left, but clouds are drifting into the harbor. we have some fen cloud over the city with isolated showers over the western portions of the district of columbia. from virginia, that as the stronger thunderstorm activity right now. storms tend to pop up and dissipate within an hour. they don't have the same kind of history as a line of storms coming in. hot temperatures have contributed to that. but temperatures where rain has fallen has dropped 25 degrees. let's take a look at where we are today. that is not the final word on the temperature. we have had 15 days of by the end of today's of 100 degrees. this still leaves us 25 days of 90 + days. near the bay, they are benefiting a little bit by that. look at ocean city. 106 down town. 91 in westminster. down to 78. they were up to 100 before the storms hit. it feels like -- well, 117
ABC
Jul 22, 2011 5:00am EDT
something else that saved his life. >> the big old hole in the gun and he had it right here e never did get shot just got grazed i guess. >> reporter: when police arrested jordan, they found a des assembled assault rifle. again, he is held without bond this morning. meanwhile, that officer was treated and released from shock trauma hours after the shooting. live at city police head quart he is, linda so, abc2 news. >> thank you. >>> a baltimore city cop accused of being a drug ring leader will go before a judge to determine whether he is released from jail before going to trial. daniel redd was arrested for his participation in a heroin organization allegedly. an affidavit says he got it from a supplier in africa. the documents say redd was in police uniform, armed with a service revolver and conducted suspected transaction while at work. >>> this morning, baltimore police are investigating what led to the shooting of an 18- year-old standout student athlete. marcus harvel was found shot to death in a brooklyn housing product yesterday. he and a friend possibly mishandled a gun before it we
ABC
Jul 22, 2011 5:30pm EDT
remember a big bust from 2010. >> there was da and bomb squad up here. we tried to find out what it was. >> reporter: in the end, it was nothing. they investigated a lab in the home, and they found no drugs. still, there's this place on the list. >> no one is charged with anything. >> conflicting information making it easy. >> do you think that the people who live there now know about it? >> i don't think so. i haven't brought it up. i don't see a reason to. >> reporter: silent neighbors make these wish that these walls could talk. >> reporter: people use everything to make meth. the cleanup process can be express i-. -- expressive. anyone convicted in a meth bust is supposed to clean upthe bill. we have a guide to let you know if your home could be involved. if you hover over this red spot on abc2news.com, here are signs that show your house could be a meth lab. you can look at a few other things there. your home may have been a meth lab. these are 11 signs to show that your home may have been a meth lab. let's go to wyatt. >>> all right, joce sterman, we're talking heat. that's the th
CBS
Jul 22, 2011 12:00pm EDT
areas thanks to the big ridge of high pressure extending from texas to the mid-atlantic now. actually parts of the northeast are dealing with the heat and humidity. you see the storms up here. there is a frontal boundary sinking toward the east and southeast. that's going to get here. it is going to give us a chance of thunderstorms and some cooler temperatures. that will be getting here as we get into the weekend. while today's rain chances are really low, they pick up tomorrow and again on sunday. that will knock temperatures down. some record highs today, 102, 103. tomorrow, 100. still a very hot, dangerously hot day but by sunday, storms in spots. 93. we can deal with that. monday, some storms and 90. next week looks like more heat by midweek. temps back in the mid-90s. j.c. >> thank you, howard. >> arena stage is offering up a groundbreaking helen hayes award-winning musical again. i'm talking about oklahoma. if you haven't seen it, you have really missed out. it is incredible and the talent is phenomenal. speaking about talent, i have one of the stars with me, alicia gamble, who
CBS
Jul 22, 2011 4:00pm EDT
.com. but again, our record of 105 at bwi marshall airport. >>> today's other big story, president obama makes a visit to maryland. vic carter spent the day in college park, and is closely monitoring the talks on the debt and deficit. jessica kartalija covers the excitement of the visit. vic? >> reporter: well, i kai, president obama came here to maryland with a lot on his plate. he's managing wars in iraq, afghanistan and libya. and he's engaged in another battle over the debt. add to that, people came here to discuss their concerns about how they conduct their daily lives. >> ladies and gentlemen, the president of the united states. >> reporter: mr. obama received a warm welcome here at richie coliseum, acknowledging that each the president is affected by the heat. >> i see there are some folks wearing shorts. my team said i shouldn't wear shorts. my legs weren't good enough to wear shorts. [ laughter ] >> but they talked about the financial crisis looming over the country. >> it's the first thing i wake up and think about in the morning. and the last
CSPAN
Jul 21, 2011 11:00pm EDT
, you will continue to participate in this important work. stepping into big shoes following general carteret. i thank him for his great service and i hope you will continue to tributaries expertise to national security debates in the future. i urge you to focus immediately upon confirmation on improving the acquisition process. the department and its industry partners have stumbled again and again in producing weapons systems at affordable costs that without question the services desperately need. your involvement is also needed in furthering cyberdefense strategy and nuclear strategy in ensuring we achieve success in the middle east and libya in ensuring the demand for budgetary reductions does not result in loss of capabilities in the military diminished and unable to respond the defense of our vital national interests. general fraser come you are following in the steps of two outstanding leaders that u.s. transportation, general mcnabb and general schwartz. i'm sure you'll receive excellent mentoring and advice from them. last year, dod released the mobility capabilities and requ
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